There are 5 ways to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady by night train, taxi, night bus, car or plane

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Night train, taxi  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the night train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rajapalayam (RJPM) Ms-Sct Pothigai Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Rajapalayam (RJPM) to Thekkady

$54 - $80

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the night bus from Trichy to Kumily

$12 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady 149.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady 149.8 miles

$24 - $35

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Kochi (COK) TRZ - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Thekkady

$88 - $263

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The cheapest way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady is to night bus which costs ₹850 - ₹1,200 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady is to fly and taxi which costs ₹6,000 - ₹20,000 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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The distance between Tiruchirappalli and Thekkady is 215 km. The road distance is 239.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady without a car is to night train and taxi which takes 7 h 2 min and costs ₹3,900 - ₹6,000.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady is 240 km. It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to drive from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 250+ hotels available in Thekkady. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tiruchirappalli to Tiruchirapalli Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs ₹210 - ₹250.

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Map of how to get from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady.
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  • Distance: 134.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Tiruchirappalli, India and Thekkady, India?

There is no direct connection from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady. However, you can take the night train to Rajapalayam (RJPM) then take the taxi to Thekkady. Alternatively, RedBus operates a vehicle from Tiruchirappalli to Thekkady once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Rajapalayam (RJPM) to Thekkady
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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